California State 1862 Book Launch Event at San Jose State

California State 1862 - The Hidden History of the CSU in San Jose and BeyondSAN JOSE, CA – On Feb. 22, 2014, the California State Alumni Association with host an event at SJSU to launch its new book that explores San Jose State’s hidden history as the founding campus of the California State University (CSU) system.

Titled “California State (1862) – The Hidden History of the CSU in San Jose and Beyond”, the book looks back almost 500 years to understand the development of the “California” and “San Jose” identities, and why the original California State campus in San Jose devolved into San Jose State.

The event is slated for 2 to 4 pm on February 22 in room 255 of the Martin Luther King Library at San Jose State.  To RSVP for the event, please visit our Eventbrite page:  Hidden History of San Jose State